For it was little which you had before I came, and it has increased to a multitude. Yahweh has blessed you wherever I turned. Now when will I provide for my own house also?"
The children of Israel did so, and gathered some more, some less.
You have sown much, and bring in little. You eat, but you don't have enough. You drink, but you aren't filled with drink. You clothe yourselves, but no one is warm, and he who earns wages earns wages to put them into a bag with holes in it."
When they measured it with an omer, he who gathered much had nothing over, and he who gathered little had no lack. They gathered every man according to his eating.
2 Corinthians 8:15
As it is written, "He who gathered much had nothing left over, and he who gathered little had no lack."
"You looked for much, and, behold, it came to little; and when you brought it home, I blew it away. Why?" says Yahweh of Armies, "Because of my house that lies waste, while each of you is busy with his own house.
Better is little, with the fear of Yahweh, than great treasure with trouble.
Better is a little with righteousness, than great revenues with injustice.
Better is a dry morsel with quietness, than a house full of feasting with strife.
They told him, "We only have here five loaves and two fish."
Philip answered him, "Two hundred denarii worth of bread is not sufficient for them, that everyone of them may receive a little."
"There is a boy here who has five barley loaves and two fish, but what are these among so many?"